Caring for carers: supporting staff with caring responsibilities

Exclusively for Business in the Community members, this session aims to give employers advice and guidance on how to support staff with caring responsibilities.

  • Date:

    13 Jun 2024

  • Time:

    10:00 – 11:00 am

  • Location:

    Online - Zoom

  • Price:

    Free - members only

Facilitated by Carers NI, this session will explore unpaid carers, the barriers they face entering or remaining in the workplace, and how supportive employers and carer-friendly workplaces can help.

The session will cover:

  • Who is an unpaid carer?
  • Barriers entering or remaining in employment
  • How employers can help
  • Support for employers
  • Employers for Carers Programme and Carers Confident benchmark

How it works

This session will take place on Zoom. Attendees will be emailed a secure link to join prior to the event.

Please email katherine.mcknight@bitcni.org.uk for any further information.